DanceHelp.com RSS Feed http://www.dancehelp.com New Articles Copyright (C) DanceHelp.com DanceHelp.com RSS Generator Margot Fonteyn's ballet costumes are auctioning http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/MargotFonteynCostumeOct14.aspx The two costumes - estimated at a combined $10,000 - recall Fonteyn's fascinating life of dance, romance and South American coups d'etat http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/MargotFonteynCostumeOct14.aspx Hindus welcome Dancing Shiva statue in prestigious Louvre Abu Dhabi http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/press-releases/HinduDanceOct14.aspx Upcoming $630 million Louvre Abu Dhabi (LAD) museum will reportedly have Hindu Dancing Shiva statue in its permanent collection. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/press-releases/HinduDanceOct14.aspx Am I too old to dance? http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/too-old-to-danceOct13.aspx Many of us question if we're too old to dance... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/too-old-to-danceOct13.aspx L.A. 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If you want to feel your soul move, start dancing. If you want to be frustrated with your body, start dancing. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/dancers-spirit-March2011.aspx Dance Hiatus http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/Hiatus-Dance-Jan11.aspx Let’s face it, the dance world is demanding and sometimes a dancer must take an extended break http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/Hiatus-Dance-Jan11.aspx Astra Dance Company http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/astra-dance-2010.aspx Astra Dance Company Presents: Astra, a ballet-waltz! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/astra-dance-2010.aspx Learn to Fly with Leaps and Bounds http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/jumps-leaps-aug10.aspx Leaps and jumps can be improved in a number of ways. 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Hair is an extension (no pun intended) of the dancer no matter how it’s worn. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/dance-hair-Nov09.aspx Advice on Becoming a Professional Dancer http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/professional-dancer-OCT09.aspx I am wondering how to reach for my goal of becoming a professional dancer in a dance company. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/professional-dancer-OCT09.aspx Dance Injury Guide http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/dance-injury-oct2009.aspx Dancehelp lists the most common dance injuries. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/dance-injury-oct2009.aspx Decoding Ballet Methods http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/classical-ballet/ballet-methods-OCT09.aspx Many dancers are trained each year in a specific ballet “method”. These methods of training have a vast history leading to their survival of the ages. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/classical-ballet/ballet-methods-OCT09.aspx L.A. 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They have offices all over the world. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/rosco-dance-floors-oct09.aspx The Evolution of Stylized Ballet http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/classical-ballet/evolution-ballet-oct09.aspx Ballet is a meandering stream that continues to develop. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/classical-ballet/evolution-ballet-oct09.aspx Remembering Patrick Swayze http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/Patrick-Swayze-dancer-09.aspx Patrick married fellow dancer Lisa Neimi, who he met at the school of performing arts. Lisa was actually his mother’s star dancer at the school. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/Patrick-Swayze-dancer-09.aspx A Guide to the Emotional Dancer http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/emotional-dancer.aspx Keeping things under control on an emotional front helps a dancer to concentrate on the task at hand; taking class, auditioning or performing. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/emotional-dancer.aspx Femme Photos Dance Photo Shoots http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-employment/femme-photos.aspx Femme Photos now offers women a custom dance photography shoot. Get those employment shots now! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-employment/femme-photos.aspx The Pirouette http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/pirouette-july09.aspx As evading as it is for some, the pirouette is the crowning glory of a dancer. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/pirouette-july09.aspx Michael Jackson: A Dance Legend http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/Michael-Jackson-dancer.aspx On Friday, June 26th, 2009 we lost the great song and dance legend Michael Jackson. The world will forever be united by his image and his ingenious dances. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/Michael-Jackson-dancer.aspx The Versatile Jazz Dancer: Perfecting the Four Styles of Jazz Technique http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/jazz-dance/four-jazz-styles.aspx The best way to increase the chances of being seen is to tighten up that jazz technique and to perfect the four main styles of jazz which are classical, Latin, lyrical and theatrical. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/jazz-dance/four-jazz-styles.aspx The Beginning Dancer: Advice on the Journey Ahead http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/beginning-dancer.aspx Everyone has to start somewhere and being brand new to any activity comes with hardships. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/beginning-dancer.aspx Summer Dance Intensive Guide http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/dance-intensive-guide.aspx Summer is here and it’s time to decide on which dance intensive to sign up for. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/dance-intensive-guide.aspx L' effeur des sens http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Le effeur des sens.aspx L' effeur des sens shows a new style of sensual and technical dancing... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Le effeur des sens.aspx Five Things I Hate About Ballet http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/five-things-I-hate-ballet.aspx A repertoire that's decaying, danced by the disenfranchised. No wonder audiences are dwindling. It's not our fault.By Lewis Segal, Times Staff Writer http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/five-things-I-hate-ballet.aspx Cultural identity through dance in Spain http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/Flamenco-history.aspx Having been previously restricted from communicating their ideas and feelings, Spaniards were attracted by the communicative system of dance... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/Flamenco-history.aspx Dance Movies http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/dance-movies.aspx Take a look at our compilation of movies that feature dance. Discover unique views of dance on film! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/dance-movies.aspx Dance Class Etiquette http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/dance-etiquette.aspx If you act professional in all your dance endeavors you will inevitably be a better dancer... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/dance-etiquette.aspx Dance Bag Essentials http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/dance-bag-essentials.aspx What a dancer carries in their dance bag can sometimes make or break a day in class,auditions, rehearsal or on the job. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/dance-bag-essentials.aspx Invertigo Dance Theatre Presents "Reeling" http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Invertigo-Dance-Dec09.aspx Check out one of LA's hottest dance companies! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Invertigo-Dance-Dec09.aspx Top 10 Dancer Skin Breakout Causes http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/dancer-breakouts.aspx No matter how much we wash, sometimes breakouts are unavoidable and can become very embarrassing for a dancer. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/dancer-breakouts.aspx LA Contemporary Dance Company Review http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/dance-review-LACDC.aspx Modern Myths and Monsters: a dance review http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/dance-review-LACDC.aspx The Five Secrets to Flexibility http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/stretching101-march08.aspx Without the proper flexibility we aren’t able to do the more advanced movement that dance requires. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/stretching101-march08.aspx Hysterica Dance Benefit Review http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Hysterica-march-2008.aspx If there was ever a good reason to get lost in downtown LA this was it. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Hysterica-march-2008.aspx Last Chance For Dance? http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/ballet-age-training.aspx I am missing the technical training and am afraid my chances for college dance are gone because I made this decision... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/ballet-age-training.aspx Biography: Bob Fosse http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/jazz-dance/Bob-Fosse-jazz-dance.aspx A Biographical look at the jazz legend Bob Fosse and his influence on the art of jazz dancing. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/jazz-dance/Bob-Fosse-jazz-dance.aspx The Roots of Tap http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/tap-dance/tap-history.aspx Tap dancing pioneers made this art what it is today, we have come to value this as an elite art form of dancing... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/tap-dance/tap-history.aspx Biography: Wade Robson http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/wade-robson-bio.aspx Hip hop choreography prodigy Wade Robson began dancing in Australia at age five.. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/wade-robson-bio.aspx Spotlight On: Laurie Ann Gibson http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/hip-hop/Laurie-Ann-Gibson.aspx A hip hop choreographer to the stars including... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/hip-hop/Laurie-Ann-Gibson.aspx Savion Glover: Short Biography http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/tap-dance/Savion-Glover-tap-dance.aspx A world renowned tap dancer and choreographer who made his film debut... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/tap-dance/Savion-Glover-tap-dance.aspx Biography of Martha Graham http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/martha-graham.aspx Martha Graham changed the lifescape of dance forever. Her endless chains to dance brought the world into an era of modern movement and realism. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/martha-graham.aspx The Wide World of Ballroom http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/social-dance/ballroom-article.aspx We see ballroom dancing coming out of the closet, and taken back out for a spin. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/social-dance/ballroom-article.aspx Eye on: Chunky Move http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/chunky move.aspx Keeping our eye on on up and coming dance company: Chunky Move http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/chunky move.aspx The George Balanchine Foundation Releases Balanchine Works http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/press-releases/balanchine-ballets.aspx Complete premiere information about every known work staged or choreographedby George Balanchine, is now available online, free of charge, to the general public. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/press-releases/balanchine-ballets.aspx Jack Cole: Pioneer of Jazz Dance http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/jazz-dance/jack-cole.aspx Jack Cole may not be known outside of dance appreciation classes, and dance historians, but his legacy lives on in every jazz class in the nation. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/jazz-dance/jack-cole.aspx Dance Enters the Fitness Market http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/fads-from-dance.aspx Dancers are known for their sleek and scultped bodies. People want to gain the physique, but aren't necessarily interested in training for years and years to learn the art of dance... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/fads-from-dance.aspx Spotlight on: L' effeur des sens http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Leffleur-des-dens-spot.aspx We have our eye on Hollywood's up and coming Dance Troupe L' effeur Des Sens http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-events/Leffleur-des-dens-spot.aspx Dancehelp Reviews Toepads http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/toepad-review.aspx Read our pointe toepad reviews! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/toepad-review.aspx SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVE GUIDE http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/Summer-Intensive-2011.aspx Check out the best summer dance intensive programs in your area http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/Summer-Intensive-2011.aspx Summer Dance Intensives http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/master-classes/summer-dance-intensive.aspx Check out the Summer Dance Intensive Programs in your area! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/master-classes/summer-dance-intensive.aspx A Short History of Modern Dance http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/History-Modern-Dance.aspx Studying the history of modern dance is like tracing the story of an extended family through several generations. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/History-Modern-Dance.aspx How to Improve: Devote Yourself http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/dance-dedication.aspx How do some people get so good at something? This article explains a major difference between amateurs and pros. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/dance-dedication.aspx A Dancer's Next Steps http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-employment/Career-Transition-Dancers.aspx Every dancer can benefit from career planning that can lead to a future as fulfilling as dancing, and there is an organization that was created to help do exactly that. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-employment/Career-Transition-Dancers.aspx Nutrition on the run! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/quick-nutrition-dancers.aspx How to take along good nutrition when you take to the road. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/quick-nutrition-dancers.aspx Hip Health http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/hip-health.aspx After the age of 16, it is essential to assure hip health by maintaining strength in the abdominal muscles, proper alignment and correct technique... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/hip-health.aspx The age requirements of dance http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/too_late _to_dance.aspx Is age a factor in dance sucess? 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Here are the essential rules to losing weight. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/weight-loss-simple.aspx Dancer Body Types http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/dancer-body-types.aspx Every dancer is made up of genetics that determine their body type... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/dancer-body-types.aspx The History of Modern Dance http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/modern-dance/History-Modern-Dance.aspx Studying the history of modern dance is like tracing the story of an extended family through several generations. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/modern-dance/History-Modern-Dance.aspx Wayne McGregor: Random Dance http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/modern-dance/Wayne-McGregor.aspx McGregor is known for his experimenting with projected computer generated images onto the stage. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/modern-dance/Wayne-McGregor.aspx Should dancers<a href="http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/dancer-body-diet.aspx"/> avoid carbs?</a> http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/dancers-carbs.aspx Dieting Myths Debunked http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/dancers-carbs.aspx <i>How do I improve a low arch?</i><a href="http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/low-arch-foot-dance.aspx"/>Practice working...</a> http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/fun-stuff-QandA.aspx Q: How can I strengthen my point and make my arch more flexible? http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/fun-stuff-QandA.aspx Scenes from Dance Movie "Center Stage"! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/center-stage-videos.aspx Re-live the dance scenes from one of the newest dance industry movies. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/center-stage-videos.aspx Brush up on Your Dance Trivia! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/dance-quiz.aspx Take this short dance trivia quiz, how do you score? http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/dance-quiz.aspx Dancers and Eating Disorders http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/anorexic-dancers.aspx One of the biggest fears of a dancer is gaining weight and having to face themselves in the mirror donning only their leotards and tights. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/anorexic-dancers.aspx Pointe Shoe Ribbon Revue http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/pointe-shoe-ribbon.aspx A ballet dancer’s pointe shoes are the most important tool in her trade. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/pointe-shoe-ribbon.aspx Wayne McGregor: Random Dance http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/Wayne-McGregor.aspx McGregor is known for his experimenting with projected computer generated images onto the stage. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/Wayne-McGregor.aspx Savion Glover: Short Biography http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/Savion-Glover.aspx A world renowned tap dancer and choreographer who made his film debut... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/Savion-Glover.aspx Spotlight On: Laurie Ann Gibson http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/Laurie-Ann-Gibson.aspx A hip hop choreographer to the stars including... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-biography/Laurie-Ann-Gibson.aspx Hats off to the Masters of Choreography! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/choreography/masters-of-choreography.aspx A tribute to the masters of choreography. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/choreography/masters-of-choreography.aspx Ward off Tendonitis http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/achilles-tendonitis.aspx It is not rare to hear that a dancer has developed tendonitis. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/technique/achilles-tendonitis.aspx A Cut Above the Rest: Moving Past the Plateau http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/dance-conditioning.aspx Professional dancers need to go above and beyond to gain a cut above the competition. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-performance/dance-conditioning.aspx Low Carb Diet: Good for Dancers? http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/dancer-body-diet.aspx Dancers do not have the same diet needs as the rest of the general public. We hear all sorts of diet trends and ideas from the media... http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/nutrition/dancer-body-diet.aspx Dancehelp Reviews Toepads http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/toepad-review.aspx Read our pointe toepad reviews! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-products/toepad-review.aspx STOMP Tours US! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/stomp_troupe.aspx STOMP is no ordinary performance, it's a rhythmic masterpiece. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/news/stomp_troupe.aspx National Tap Dance Day: May 25th! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/tap-dance/national-tap-dance-day.aspx The United States Congress has officially deemed May 25th; ‘National Tap Dance Day’! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/tap-dance/national-tap-dance-day.aspx How to Build a Dance Resume. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/dancer-resume.aspx Dancers with a strong resume are most likely to get that job over the competition. Read how to get that resume done! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/dancer-resume.aspx Achieving a tight fifth position http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/ballet-fifth-position.aspx Fifth position is one of the most tough positions for the new dancer. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/ballet-fifth-position.aspx How do I improve a low arch? http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/low-arch-foot-dance.aspx Some dancers have the problem of a low arch. This can be remedied in several ways. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/low-arch-foot-dance.aspx Dance Company Audition Preparation http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/dance-company-try-outs.aspx One of the most trying events in a dance career is the audition. Preparation is the key. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/dance-company-try-outs.aspx How to Clean Pointe Shoes http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/dirty-pointe-shoes.aspx It's difficult to keep pointe shoes clean, it especially becomes a problem when the shoes are still viable but they look too beat up to perform in! http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-questions/dirty-pointe-shoes.aspx The Wide World of Ballroom: A Short History http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/ballroom-history.aspx We see ballroom dancing coming out of the closet, and taken back out for a spin. http://www.dancehelp.com/articles/dance-history/ballroom-history.aspx